Peer-reviewed research articles published from work in our lab
Potter, K., Marcotte, R.T., Petrucci Jr., G.J., Rajala, C., Linder, D.E., & Balzer, L.B. (2021). Examining the contribution of dog walking to total daily physical activity among dogs and their owners. Journal for the Measurement of Physical Behaviour.
Potter, K., Masteller, B., & Balzer, L.B. (2021). Examining obedience training as a physical activity intervention for dog owners: Findings from the Stealth Pet Obedience Training (SPOT) pilot study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(3). doi: 10.3390/ijerph18030902
EXAMINING HOW DOG 'ACQUISITION' AFFECTS PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND PSYCHOSOCIAL WELL-BEING
Potter, K., Teng, J., Masteller, B., aRajala, C., & Balzer, L.B. 2019. Examining how dog ‘acquisition’ affects physical activity and psychosocial well-being: Findings from the BuddyStudy pilot trial. Animals, 9(9). doi: 10.3390/ani9090666. PubMed PMID: 31500292.
DOGS AS SUPPORT AND MOTIVATION FOR PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Potter, K. & Sartore-Baldwin, M. 2019. Dogs as support and motivation for physical activity. Current Sports Medicine Reports, 18(7):275-280. doi: 10.1249/JSR.0000000000000611. PubMed PMID: 31283629.
EXAMINING OBEDIENCE AS A PHYSICAL ACTIVITY INTERVENTION FOR DOG OWNERS
Chase, C.J., Mueller, M.K., Garvey, C., & Potter, K. Family dog ownership and youth physical activity levels: A scoping review. Current Sports Medicine Reports. In press.